Manufacturing Operations Associate, Material Management
Job Description SummaryThe Manufacturing Operations Associate, Material Management is responsible for working within the Manufacturing Operations Material Management teams to ensure raw material accuracy and availability. They will be responsible for providing logistical support for the movement, storage, control and protection of raw materials. The Manufacturing Operations Associate, Material Management proactively identifies continuous improvement opportunities to improve operational efficiencies and reduce waste.
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for the receipt and inspection of raw materials
Responsible for maintaining up to date accuracy of inventory of room temperature, -20°C and 4°C raw material by performing inventory cycle counts
Responsible for the organization and storage of manufacturing raw materials
Prepares, labels, picks and pulls daily raw material inventory according the manufacturing schedule
Discards expired materials (raw, in-process or finished goods) while adhering to safety practices
Maintains raw material and finished goods according to their status within our quality system (on-test, inspection, pending disposition and released)
Responsible for maintaining appropriate levels of non-inventoried materials by performing periodic counts and preparing purchase requisitions
Responsible for performing accurate inventory transactions in ERP system
Shift and overtime work may be required
Identify and propose continuous improvement opportunities to improve operational efficiencies and reduce waste
A high School Diploma with up to 3 years of experience in team environment or equivalent education and experience
Knowledge of Operational systems would be an asset (e.g. DDMRP, SAP)
In-depth knowledge in word-processing and spreadsheets
Excellent interpersonal, communication, and time management skills
Must be able to communicate effectively with others and be able to work in a team
Physical ability to lift 25-30lbs
STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore. Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as “Scientists Helping Scientists” – standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training. We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree. STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.
This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities.
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